David Butler, 47, died at home June 17, 2017, following a battle with cancer. David is survived by his wife, Theresa Butler, and his daughters Meghan and Shelby. He is further survived by his father, Dave and wife, Marie, his brother Dan, wife Esther, nephew Matthew, and niece Jane. He was preceded in death by his mother, Carolyn.
David was born in Newport News on April 17, 1970 to parents, David and Carolyn, and grew up in York County, Virginia. He graduated from Tabb High School in 1988. He married his high school sweetheart, Theresa, on June 20, 1992, and started a family shortly thereafter.
His daughters remember him as a cool dad always ready with a cheesy joke. His quick wit and kind spirt will be remembered. David was an active and dedicated member of St. Luke’s United Methodist Church in Yorktown where he often volunteered with the ASP team.
In lieu of flowers, David would like you to donate money or time to a cause that is important to you. Prior to his death, David’s focus was ensuring that those he loves and those who love him will one day join him in heaven.
A celebration of David’s Life is scheduled for Tuesday, June 20 at 1pm at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church in Yorktown with a reception following .